Following the footsteps of Galaxy A5 and A7, now Samsung has released the latest official Android 7.0 Nougat update for Galaxy A3, a mid range device by them. The firmware also possess the latest July 2017 security patch level. The first A3 variants to receive this update is for the model SM-A320F. The OTA is rolling out currently only in regions of Russia, Europe, and Asia. Other countries will soon follow and get the update. Meanwhile, you can download and install the full stock firmware directly from Samsung servers.
This Nougat update for Galaxy A3 2017 Edition comes with the latest July security patch. And the Nougat update follows the firmware build number A320FXXU2BQG5 for the Russian variant SM-A320F. The update can be received as OTA (Over The Air). And if waiting for the OTA isn’t your cup of tea then you can install the update manually too.
Android Nougat update for Galaxy A3 Firmware Info
Well, let us see the firmware info of latest Android Nougat update for Galaxy A3 in a nutshell.
|Samsung Device Name||Samsung Galaxy A3|
|Version||Android 7.0 Nougat|
|Build date||Wed, 19 Jul 2017 07:47:50 +0000|
|Security Patch Level||2017-07-01|
Now lets us see how we can download the firmware directly from Samsung servers and install it on the device.
Download full Odin firmware for Samsung Galaxy A3 [Android Nougat 7.0]
To download the latest full firmware Odin files for Android Nougat update for Galaxy A3 Russian variant you need to use SamFirm. The link below will take you to the SamFirm tool. And you can download the full firmware which is 100% safe, fast and comes directly from Samsung servers.
Also along with SamFirm, you will need to download Latest Odin Tool.
You will also need to find out the CSC code, Region code, or the Product code.
To download the firmware of Samsung Galaxy A3 SM-A320F latest Nougat update, click on the below link.
Before you begin installing the firmware,
- Make sure your device has full battery charge before you perform OTA or manual update/installation.
- Take a full backup of your device data as the process of update installation might erase the data on the device.
- AndroidSage will not be responsible for any damage occurring to your device in the updating process.
How to install Android Nougat update for Galaxy A3 via Odin?
Step-1 First of all download the tools Odin.
Step-2 Enable USB Debugging and Advanced Reboot from developer options on your A3 device.
Step-3 To do it Go to Settings > About Device > Build Number.Tap the build number 7 times. You will get the message that Developer Mode has been unlocked.
Step-4 Enable OEM Unlocking from Settings > About Device > Developer Options.
Step-5 Install and run Odin on your PC.
Step-6 Reboot Android into download mode using the Advanced reboot.
Step-7 Connect your device via USB cable.
Step-8 Look for the blue ID: COM and the added message in Odin.
Step-9 Now click on the AP/PDA tab in Odin and add the stock Nougat firmware for Samsung. It should be a .tar or .md5 extension.
Step-10 Click on start option and begin the flashing. It takes a while to get the PASS message.
Therefore, now you know the methods, what are you waiting for..? Go ahead and get the Android Nougat Update for Galaxy A3 Russian Variant.
In order to capture the OTA update, do as following:
Open your device > Go to Settings, then go to About Device > System Updates, Tap on Check for system updates. If the update has arrived for your device then it will show and seek your permission to install it.
Later, follow all the on screen instructions and your device will be updated to Android Nougat 7.0